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Kinetic Plates to Power Sainsbury’s Checkouts

Kinetic Plates to Power Sainsbury’s Checkouts
Design & Architecture
Dan Gould
  • 17 june 2009

Utilizing the weight and motion of cars entering its parking lots, Sainsbury’s will generate a portion of its electricity through kinetic plates embedded in their parking lots. These plates will capture approximately 30 kWh per hour – enough energy to run each store’s checkouts.

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